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NBC
Dec 7, 2012 5:00am EST
november 22nd. the u.s. believes the rocket is a cover to test missile technology. >>> president obama is speaking out against ongoing unrest in egypt. he has called egyptian president mohamed morsi to express concern about recent protests that have resulted in numerous deaths and injuries, calling the violence unacceptable. president obama did welcome morsi's call for talks with opposition leaders. this comes after a violent week in cairo. on wednesday night, six were killed and nearly 700 injured in protest outside morsi's palace. >>> this morning d.c. mayor vincent gray will announce a new flood prevention for bloomingdale. this comes after flash floods swamped that neighborhood last summer. it would put storage tanks at the former mcmillan sand filtration plant, capable of holding 3 million gallons each. crews will also dig a six block tunnel under first street that could store 6 million gallons of storm water.king for ways to ease traffic and make road im. p -- improvements, and they want uncle sam to foot the bill. the government's shift to fort belvoir put a heavy burden on alre
CNBC
Dec 6, 2012 3:00pm EST
breath. but holding up. >> yes, so far. technology one of the few bright spots with apple rebounding after that huge decline we saw yesterday. its worst day in four years. it's got everybody on wall street scratching their heads trying to figure out what the problem is with apple. at any rate, here's where we stands right now. sort of a meandering day for the markets. some economic data out this morning. the market responding to that. then a sideways move after that. the nasdaq benefitting from the rebound in technology yesterday. up 11.5 points on the thatnasda. the s&p is also trading higher. there it is. up 2.5 points on the s&p. >> meanwhile, bullish sentiment at an eight-month high right now. equity allocation is still at the lowest level of the year according to the american association of individual investors survey that was out this weekend. stock in a wait-and-see mode. totally understandable until these fiscal issues are resolved. >> but don't just sit on your hands. there is money to be made if you can find the opportunities. let's find out where they are in today's "closi
ABC
Dec 7, 2012 2:35am EST
on how much. and the jury, samsung, used technology to build its smart phones and tablets. >>> the supreme court today meets again in private. to discuss same-sex marriage. justices are reviewing legal challenges to california's proposition eight that would legalize same-sex marriage. an announcement could come as soon as monday or tabled un,000 till next year. >>> flarz wigs will flay at hal staff across the nation to observe pearl are bar day, december 7, 1941, japanese forces launched a surprise attack on the u.s. naval base at pearl are bar in hawaii leaving more than 2,400 americans dead and drawing the u.s. into world war ii. then, president franklin roosevelt dubbed it off course, "the day which will live in infamy." the death toll is climbing in the philippines after a powerful typhoon washed away a string of villages. more than 400 people were killed and hundred of others they're still missing. the flooding was so widespread, two emergency shelters turned into death traps. >>> a new government climate report warns that flooding from future storms will likely get w
ABC
Dec 4, 2012 6:00pm PST
technologies and bring our schools modern and up to the 21 century. >> when it is done, the full billion dollars goes to the state general fund. >> and tonight a down day across the board on financial markets. dow dropped 13 points. nasdaq lost five and two points respectively. los gatos based net flix as secured rights to disney studio films starting in 2016.z2 no terms were announced. shears of the stock jumped 14% about the news. disney is the parent company of abc 7. a day of mixed reports from pandora. first it reported it's net profit tripled but it also predicted a loss in the fourth quarter. that sent stocks tumbling. >> hundreds of people signed up for jobs in a fare co-sponsored by abc 7 today. recruiters looking to fill p event the highest regency in santa clara. california army national guard, new york life insurance and as well as sleep train. two new south bay residents were at the front of the line. >> here because i just got married a few months ago. me, my husband just moved here, he's a pastor. i need to start working. so i am determined to get a job. >> i'm here after
CNN
Dec 7, 2012 2:00am PST
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CNN
Dec 5, 2012 8:00pm PST
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CNN
Dec 6, 2012 8:00pm PST
use to go about doing that, but the actual technology that you would need to track u.s. submarines. it's very serious because u.s. navy officials often tell us where surface ships and carriers are located around the world at any particular moment. they almost never discuss where the subs are. that is classified information. now, the indictment says that hoffman thought he was giving this to a russian intelligence agent. actually what he was doing is handing it over to an fbi agent working an undercover sting. these are very serious charges. he could face life in prison. >> when you think about what other information he may have had access to, how long this could have been happening or whether it happened before, what's his background and what sort of information, security clearance might evidence. >> pretty high. you mentioned he'd been in for 20 years. he was a petty officer first cla class. his rating was a chiropractcryp. he was a naval submarine warfare specialist, so he had a high security clearance, access to a lot of information. but the interesting thing is over that 20-year ca
FOX Business
Dec 6, 2012 3:00pm EST
more opportunity in 2013. liz: you do that in technology. why is that? >> we have seen a hit to the economy on the business side, and it is being felt this year. it is pent up demand in 2013 that i think would probably find a lot of dollars going to technology. there continues to be the need to invest in productivity going away. >> if your company is holding back on spending on newer computers, there's a cycle, we invest in that. we heard a lot of people say we won't have a real rally into housing comes back. does it still -- the the entire market depend on that? are people becoming in nord to the housing has to be -- >> it doesn't depend as much, people assume it doesn't matter anymore. what is being underestimated is a positive ripple effect. even bears concede we are seeing the beginning of a recovery. it is going to start to feed into confidence and even though it is only 2.7% gdp, and housing goes beyond not just the least being psychology. liz: we put together what i thought was a very cool charge because it shows a strong inverse correlation between housing starts and
CNN
Dec 5, 2012 11:00pm PST
-of-the-art monitoring technologies, rigorous practices help ensure our operations are safe and clean for our communities and the environment. we're america's natural gas. why they have a raise your rate cd. tonight our guest, thomas sargent. nobel laureate in economics, and one of the most cited economists in the world. professor sargent, can you tell me what cd rates will be in two years? no. if he can't, no one can. that's why ally has a raise your rate cd. ally bank. your money needs an ally. >>> almost a year after his death, kim jong ill still looms over north korea. today they erected eight statues around the city. they instribed his name and started plans to renovate the palace where his body lies in state. here is the breakdown of the cost that we found. so, how is the country paying for it? north koreans don't have the money. they are going to borrow some of it at rates like 40%. that is the amount of food that would have brought enough corn to wipe out the food shortfall. the threats that missiles pose the united states. tonight the story struck a chord with us. anderson starts now. >> tonight
KICU
Dec 7, 2012 7:00pm PST
that declined 2.5%. >>> a report shows a surprising bang from the big bucks behind technology. silicone valley tech workers are creating more jobs simply by having one. >> reporter: lunchtime at the retail center in san jose can look like a race to eat with hungry workers from tech companies bringing their wallets and appetites. >> we to them a lot. deliveries, pick up orders, give them a big discount. they order from us a lot. >> reporter: a new report shows for every one high-tech job, 4.3 additional jobs and the local goods and services economy are created in the same region. >> anywhere you see concentration of high-tech workers you will see various other services pop up around them. restaurants, coffee shops, and, hair-cutting salon. various other services that workers demand. >> services like dental care. perfect smile expanded into this second office in san jose and hired 10 new employees because of demand. >> we had many patients coming in and the practice has been growing due to the industry right around this area. >> santa clara county leads the nation with close to 30% of the work
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 5:00pm EST
. >> right. right. no one is judging me. >> reporter: and remember howard? training and technology leer now allows him to do this. >> someone you love may have a stroke. >> reporter: this, a speech he'll give to welcome mark kelly, the husband of representative gabby giffords, who after being shot in the head, has aphagia. kelly is coming to help the center continue its work. >> reporter: that fundraiser is monday night at the bethel congregation. you can find a link to their website at wjz.com. just look under local and news. >>> tis the season. a crowd is gathering at baltimore's washington monument, as leaders get ready to flip the switch on the holiday season. wjz is live there. jessica kartalija is among the festive in the crowd. our bet is growing, jess. i think vegas is hopping in on this. >> reporter: yeah. kai, there is excitement here. music going. great food. great drinks. there are people showing up. taking a live look now from sky eye chopper 13. 7:45 is the official lighting of the tree. and to be followed by a fireworks display. b
NBC
Dec 7, 2012 6:00am EST
before september 22nd. the u.s. believes the rocket is a cover test missile technology. >>> this morning emergency teams are looking for survivors after a typhoon hit the philippines. more than 400 people are believed to be missing. the powerful typhoon battered the country back on tuesday, killing 500 people. evacuation centers are packed with thousands who lost their homes. the philippines government and volunteer groups are rushing in emergency food and supplies. >>> we should know in the next day or two whether software company founder john mcafee will have to return to belize to answer questions about his neighbor's murder. right now mcafee is in custody in guatemala, where he was arrested earlier in the week for entering the country illegally. his lawyers have filed an emergency appeal to keep him from leaving guatemala. mcafee claims his life is in danger in belize because he has danger with political corruption. >>> time is 6:18. the news is getting worse for hockey fans. after three days of progress, the nhl season is back on thin ice. all week players and owners seem to be movi
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 6:00pm EST
for themselves. machines with the technology, the scale and the ability to communicate to make the world work better. and now all the machines want in. ♪ . >>> a judge has ruled in favor of a contractor who had his name dragged through the mud onielp. a fairfax county woman posted a review on the website saying the contractor did shoty work and charged her for work he didn't do and may have stolen jewelry. the contractor sued and the judge ruled the woman has to tech down the accusations of criminal behavior. >>> consumers beware, a phony text message is making its rounds. and it sends customers to a rebate -- website and authorities say it's a popular scam called fishing and reminded shoppers to never give away personal information to redeem a prize. >>> word of warning, the personal text messages may not be private. there is a push to allow cell phone carriers to save and store the conversations for two years. fox news correspondent ted daniel has the details on the controversial idea. >> reporter: an estimated $6 billion next are set in the united states every day. how long the actual me
CNN
Dec 4, 2012 1:00pm PST
systems. and, using state-of-the-art monitoring technologies, rigorous practices help ensure our operations are safe and clean for our communities and the environment. we're america's natural gas. >>> that's a bitter backlash from republicans, at least some republicans over the house gop proposal to keep the country from going over the so-called fiscal cliff at the end of the year. president obama says it doesn't go far enough, but republican critics say it goes way too far. dana bash is on capitol hill, watching all of this unfold. dana, what are you hearing? >> reporter: republican sources i'm talking to think maybe it's sort of the goldilocks scenario. if one side thinks it's too far, the other side thinks it's not far enough, maybe it's just right. the republican counteroffer calls for $ 800 billion in tax hikes. >> rates have to go up. >> reporter: but the fact that gop leaders proposed raising $800 billion in taxes is roughing many a feather in their own party. >> republicans should not be conceding that the federal government needs more money and treating the president's p
CNN
Dec 8, 2012 5:00am PST
if your cell phone or other tech devices need recharging, new technology makes you the energy generator. cnn's gary tuchman explains in this week's "start small, think big." >> my name is aaron lemieux. i'm founder and ceo of tremont electric and the inven earth of the n power peg >> reporter: designed for hikers, bikers or anyone on the go. >> as you walk along it harvests and stores your human kinetic energy and recharges your mobile electronic devices from the energy that it harvests from you. >> peg stands for personal energy generator. >> demonstrate it simply by standing here and walking in place. >> reporter: aaron lemieux dreamed up the ideas as an engineering student in 1996. ten years later he quit his day job and started making the peg. >> he definitely started small. one person with his wife's blessing working alone in the basement full time. >> reporter: for every minute of motion lemieux says the n power peg can juice you will a small mp 3 player and more hungry devices like smartphones take 15 minutes of walking to get you one minute of talking. >> this is where we were a
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 7:00am PST
technology pinpointed mcafee's location. police didn't know where he was. >> reporter: now that marijuana is legal here in washington, the state is going to start collecting taxes on it. >> "gangnam style." >> there is no one in political life funnier than alan simpson. >> mayor michael bloomberg announced that new york will hold a contest to redesign the city's pay phones. yeah. the top prize, a brand-new walkman. >> announcer: the "eye opener" at 8:00 is brought to you by the aarp. >>> i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. this morning, prince william's wife, catherine, is back home in london after three days in the hospital. >> the pregnant duchess of cambridge was being treated for an acute form of morning sickness. mark phillips is outside king edwards vii hospital in london. mark, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, norah and charlie. normally, a royal baby gets this kind of attention when it's born. this one only had to be conceived. the duchess did leave the hospital today after three days inside where she was treated for acute morning s
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 7:00am EST
there. cell phone technology pinpointed his location until then police didn't know where he was. >> the problem is they're trying to detain me. >> reporter: john mcafee's three-week run from authorities came to an end wednesday nipt in the silicon valley entrepreneur detained at an upscale hotel in guatemala city. >> where are they taking you, john? >> to jail. >> reporter: with the help of interpol, arrested for entering the country illegally and taken to a nearby detention center. for almost a month he evaded police who wanted to question him about one of his make neighbors in belize. mcafee was not alone. reporter from vice.com joined him on his fugitive run to document mcafee's outrageous lifestyle, which now revolves around drugs, sex and guns. to promote his exclusive coverage, the online magazine published this smartphone picture of mcafee with vice reporter rocco castoro. a mistake. the hassingcker noticed it had gps coordinates where it was taken. he was inguatemala. april cross the border from belize. he denies involvement in his neighbor's kil
CNBC
Dec 6, 2012 9:00am EST
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CBS
Dec 6, 2012 4:30am PST
are coming out. >> yeah, exactly. >> we'll be sharing. >> we have the latest in doggie door technology coming up. >> good boy. >> yes. it is a dog ring a doorbell. you saw it right. pebbles' owner invented it after the dog scratched the doors. after a year of testing he came one this portable mountable doorbell to be used inside and outside the house. business has been so successful, he is looking to expand. >> if you have a dog that likes to go in and out a lot that would drive you nuts. >> crazy. >> how about a doggie door? help himself. >>> 4:57 right now. feeling crabby? why crab fishermen are on strike this morning. >> plus a tech mogul's run from the law is over and there's even a tweet to prove it. coming your way. >>> a car crashes into a fire hydrant in downtown san francisco causing quite a mess. we'll tell you why roads are blocked off in this area and the new concern for firefighters. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,, weather ad libs captions by: caption colorado comments@captioncolorado.com >> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald. >>> water gushing up to 40 feet high after a car crashes
NBC
Dec 7, 2012 4:30am EST
sometime before december 22nd. the u.s. believes the rocket is a cover test for missile technology. >>> the ongoing unrest in egypt has president obama speaking out. the white house says the president has called egyptian president mohamed morsi to express concerns about recent protests that have resulted in numerous deaths and injuries. he told the president that he must make clear to supporters that violence is unacceptable. it comes after a violent night in cairo, where six were killed and nearly 700 others injured. >>> this morning we're getting a clearer idea of how much it will cost to clean up after hurricane sandy. new jersey governor chris christie says superstorm sandy caused $37 billion in damages to his state. christie was in washington yesterday making stops at the white house and capitol hill, asking lawmakers for an additional $83 billion in disaster relief for his state as well as new york and connecticut. >>> right now in montgomery county police need your help finding a missing man who possibly spent the night in the cold. he's 34-year-old eric olson, and he's from
FOX News
Dec 6, 2012 6:00am PST
technology. martha: charles, thank you for your perspective. bill: and a stock tip, too. martha: he add that in. >> when it goes to 20 i'll come into your office. bill: 26 minute past the hour. syria's government might be on the verge of using chemical weapons. would the united states be forced to intervene? general jack keane is live on that next. martha: how about this harrowing standoff. we are going to tell you about the chaotic end to this potentially very dangerous situation. we'll be right back. [ male announcer ] red lobster's crabfest ends soon. hurry in and try five succulent entrees, like ourender snow crab paired with savory garlic shrimp. just $12.99. come into red lobster and sea food differently. and introducing 7 lunch choices for just $7.99. [ male announcer ] with free package pickup from the u.s. postal service the holidays are easy. visit usps.com. pay, print, and have it picked up for free before december 20h for delivery in time for the holidays. you can even give us special instructions on where to find it. free package pickup. from the u.s. postal service. becaus
FOX
Dec 6, 2012 5:00pm PST
pay that and more. it stems from a trial over whether they copied apple technology. the jury sided with apple but the company believes it didn't go far enough and it should require some projects be taken off the market. samsung doesn't like the judgment either. they argue it should be revised that the jury used incorrect standards to determine the amount and they believe the foreman had a conflict of interest. experts have been following the case and believe it is far from over. >> once a party lose a jury verdict it is a very tough hill to climb. there is another bite of the apple, no pun intended. >> the judge will issue orders by installment and because she has a trial this month it may not happen till that is over. live in san jose, ann rubin, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> there is word tonight facebook is trying to buy atlas solutions from microsoft. if facebook makes the deal it could allow them to put ads on third party website. the move is a challenge to google's double click service. >>> a san francisco bakery grew a crowd at a new restaurant this morning. people lined up earl
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 6:00pm EST
, but the security giant was undone by a tiny piece of technology. >> reporter: software energy engineer john mcafee came to guatemala for asylum, but was taken into custody for entering the country illegally. he gave an interview before he was arrested. >> i am here and i'm now going to speak out, and i'm going to speakute big-time. >> reporter: -- speak out big- time. >> reporter: mcafee had been living in biliz, supported by the billions he made from the anti-virus softswear. -- software. >> it was a convenient thing for them. next door neighbor got killed. now we can blame him. >> mcafee went into hiding. he posted blog entries and this photo. that was the tech guru's ironic undoing. a hacker located mcafee in guatemala, through gps embedding in smart phone data. >> in some of the dat adepending how the phone is set, is going to include the location. >> reporter: belizian officials deny seeking mcafee. there is no warrant for his arrest. and it is unclear why he would seek asylum. >> the family and neighbor of gregory fall said his murder has gotten lo
CNN
Dec 5, 2012 4:00am PST
process known as fracking, new technology to get oil in every nook and cranny. some coined a phrase saudi america for america's projected energy boom over the next decade. a report from last month from the international energy watchdog says the u.s. could unseat saudi arabia as the world's top oil producer by the year 2020. >>> quick market check this morning, u.s. stock futures are up, fiscal cliff uncertainty could continue to weigh on stocks until it's resolved. we're getting a lot of economic news this week with the jobs report on friday. so i expect to see hurricane sandy was at play in there. >> figuring into that report. looking forward to that. >>> first it was republicans throwing the president's fiscal cliff plan right back at him. now it's the president's turn. he rejected an offer that included no raise in tax rates for the top 2% of americans, seemed to indicate a little wiggle room on his insistence the taxes go up for the wealthy from 35% to 39.6%. here's what he told bloomberg tv. >> do they have to go up to 39.6% now? >> let me sort of describe the process here for you, j
CNN
Dec 6, 2012 11:00am PST
simons, you cover things technology here. apple's been under pressure to move production back here, back to the u.s. why now? >> reporter: well, you know, they've been under pressure to do this for sometime. something to do with the human rights an i buss in the plants and here's an opportunity to give back, you know, something to the american economy. the way you look at things is, you know, the company is going to be spending $100 million in terms of bringing back jobs to the u.s. some may say $100 million, you know, is not a lot of money considering that apple has more than $100 billion in the bank. but i think this is a positive sign in terms of how many workers we're talking about here -- >> how many jobs? >> reporter: we don't know precisely or the skills necessary. it's a great question. probably in the thousands of jobs. remember, this is one existing mac line. this is not the iphone or ipad. one line but probably in the thousands, brooke. >> in the thousands. and so, apple chock eed up the one-day stock drop. do you think the shift, has to be a profitable move for apple hopefull
CNN
Dec 4, 2012 8:00pm PST
in technology stocks and much else that created surpluses in the latter half of the clinton presidency. it's a more complicated picture. definitely there are folks who want tax increases but let's not gloss over president obama is talking about way higher taxes than we saw during the clinton era on the high earners. >> that's true. when you talk about capital gains. all right. want to talk about a party going on tonight. james, pretty good. there is a party going on, jack kemp foundation is having a party and marco rubio is speaking. paul ryan is speaking. they both want to have complete makeovers. you know -- marco rubio doesn't want to be the hispanic guy who talks about immigration. and paul ryan doesn't want to be the grinch that stole medicare. paul ryan is standing there right now. what do you think? are these guys going to succeed? are they the future? >> if i was paul ryan, i would want to be something else. if i was selected vice president and i got slaughtered in my -- and my candidate got slaughtered in my home state, i would be looking to have a makeover also. i don't blame him
CNN
Dec 6, 2012 8:00am PST
leading sonic technology brushes for a superior clean. oral-b power brushes. go to oralb.com for the latest offers. >>> it was just a fall off of a zip line and a cut on her right leg, but days later a flesh-eating bacteria was ravaging this woman's body. it took amy copeland's hands, her feet, it took her right leg. the doctor said she had a 1% chance of living, but that was seven months ago, and her recovery has been remarkable. she spoke with erin burnett last night, and as you are about to see, her resilience is breathtaking. >> there's not a whole lot i can't do. at this point i think the hardest thing to do is handling objects and keeping them in my hands. i'm not dropping them because if things are in my reach i can pretty much do everything, but when i drop something on the ground, there's not a whole lot i can do about it. luckily, that might change soon because i'm hopefully getting a service dog very soon, and that dog will help me by picking things up off the ground and opening and closing doors for me. that's another difficult thing is closing a door on yours
FOX News
Dec 5, 2012 7:00pm PST
experience. around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs - each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort individualized. this holiday season, give the gift that's magical: the innovative airfit adjustable pillow at special 30% savings. >> greta: get on your feet. that's exactly what one former senator is doing to avoid the fiscal cliff. in a new web video, senator alan simpson dancing gangnam style to get his debt reduction message out to young people. >> stop instagramming your breakfast and tweeting your problems and getting on youtube so you can see began nagangnamstyle. start using those precious social media skills to go out and sign people up on this baby, three people a week. let it grow and don't forget, take part or get taken apart. boy, these old coots will clean out the treasury before you get there. >> greta: it's part of a campaign to get young people involved in the fiscal debate. is the video effective? go to gretawire.com.
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 6:00am PST
to buy yahoo, blackberry maker research in motion and seagate technology. just a rough day for apple on a number of fronts. worries that the ipad is losing more ground to the competition. lower sales of higher margin iphones in the current quarter. also, today, apple and samsung are back in federal court in san jose over their ongoing patent battle. apple down 2% today so far. >>> the labor department a big drop in first time weekly unemployment claims. and for the first time in several weeks, the effects of superstorm sandy largely ruled out. the four-week average at 408,000 is still elevated. most of the year we have seen claims around that 370,000 to 375,000 level which suggests modest growth. we get the november employment growth tomorrow. that's a key factor although again sandy will distort the numbers. >>> flat start on wall street. investors still looking for some progress. dow down 1, nasdaq down 1, s&p down 1, as well. apple shares down 1.25%. back to you. >> it's 1s across the board. thank you. >>> the new reality in washington state recreational use of marijuana is now le
ABC
Dec 6, 2012 2:35am EST
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FOX
Dec 5, 2012 10:00pm EST
-- brilliant ones -- and they're coming to see for themselves. machines with the technology, the scale and the ability to communicate to make the world work better. and now all the machines want in. ♪ >>> breaking news out of guatemala. police have arrested software company founder john mcafee for entering the country illegally. mcafee had been in hiding for weeks after being named a person of interest in a murder case. he said he fears persecution in belize where he's wanted for questioning in the november killing of his neighbor. >> they killed one of my dogs. they broke into all of my houses. they stole. i have been continually harassed by the government. they have attempted to charge me with every crime. i have documentation that proves the intense corruption in all levels of the government. now that i'm in a safe place i can speak freely. >> police arrested mcafee in a hotel tonight after he illegally crossed into guatemala with his fiancee and two journalists. >>> the father of a girl with leukemia who was taken out of an arizona hospital says his daughter is doing well and bei
CNN
Dec 5, 2012 9:00am PST
was to step out of the story for a moment and just look at technology, look at what's coming out from user-generated images, from voices of syrians trying to tell their stories and just collect it in one place, so we decided to build syria deeply. it's part news aggregator, part backgrounder and part original reporting. what we felt we needed do was to give people more background, more indication and engagement on these issues because months and months into this crisis, so many people just don't understand and don't really have a way to make sense of it. it's so complex and there are so many sophisticated pieces, we wanted to do the best we could with technology to make it all make sense. >> and how tough is it to actually get an accurate picture of what is taking place on the ground? we have heard that we know with the internet being down, some of the phone lines as well, that it is very difficult to actually have people communicate with each other and really get the real story out. >> absolutely. we had a kind of lucky break last week. our reporters in aleppo were on the internet using a
CNN
Dec 7, 2012 9:00am PST
was a document that described the procedures you would use and the specific technology that you would need to do so, so the big question is how would he know all that? he spent more than 20 years in the navy. he worked in the intelligence field. he was a submarine warfare specialist. he had not only a top secret clearance, but also authorizes for what's called special access, which limits the amount of people who can view highly sensitive material. he had that access. he hadn't been out of the navy for more than a year when fbi agents started tracking him and set up this sting and this undercover operation, and that's how they caught him. >> we know if there was any classified information that was actually released? >> reporter: no. there were never actually any real russian agents, so to speak. these were all undercover agents, b it is very, very serious. i mean, the navy will almost always tell you exactly where their carriers and surface ships are located in any given moment. they never reveal the location of the submarine. that is a highly classified part of the u.s. navy. he faces life in p
ABC
Dec 5, 2012 1:40am PST
gone too far. >> a whole another section of the grocery store for the technology that we think is not fully understood. >> reporter: there is no proven link between genetically altered food and health problems. they complain government scientists have not done enough independent work and ignore the unknown. they worry but have no proof this new fish will increase allergies and theorize its altered hormone system could somehow cause cancer. the fda's review of company data found those concerns unfounded. is this something i should be afraid of? >> man has been altering the nature of animals since man walked upright and began domesticating animals. arkansas . >> reporter: a new lab created meat in the pipeline for fda approval. very different and just the same as america's favorite fish dinner. >> same texture. >> eating frankenfish. >> please don't use that term. >> reporter: the fda won't say when it will give final approval. the company says it could go out of business before it does. jim avila, abc news, washington. >> and they'll run out of money soon, in january of next yea
ABC
Dec 7, 2012 7:00am PST
to test it out. come on, guys. whoa. here we go. >> driver technology, activated. >> reporter: woo. yes. we killed it. we killed it. with the party going, with one republic. i have my party pants on. and just chatting with you guys, i learned something new about your single. >> we partnered with save the children. it's a charity single. we're donating the first 750,000 singles sold go directly to health workers. >> what do you say about that? >> reporter: on your upcoming alb album. coming out early 2013. back to you, george. >>> we have a little preview of what's coming up on "katie" today. she's going to introduce us to people who turned their ideas into million-dollar businesses. take a look. >> you know, the craze was well under way when melissa started selling her cupcakes back in 2008. but she took a big bite out of the market by downsizing an american favorite. minicupcakes. why didn't i think of that? >> why didn't she think of that? >> big business there. one of many inspirational ideas. you're not going to want to miss this. check your local listings this afternoon. >> we want
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